Will be Valtopina in the 2013 to host, on April 14th, the 19th edition of the Gran Fondo della Pace (Peace Cyclosportive), International Amateur Cycling Race, as well as traveling (last year took place in Foligno, but in the past also in Gubbio, Spello, Cannara and also in Sicily, Trapani and Erice, ed.). Open event to all the cyclists registered for the 2013 of any board, including the Italian Cycling Federation.
The track, which will cross Nocera Umbra, Collecroce, Colfiorito, Belfiore, and Colle S. Lorenzo, includes the short, 2.7 km, but intense, slope between 18 and 22%, S. Cristina hill. Ramp twinned with the mythical and almost same name hill of the S. Cristina della Valtellina, part of the Gran Fondo Giordana della Valtellina, Aprica.
2 the categories of participation: agonistica (competitive) and cicloturistica (touring).
The bikers of the first will start at 09:30 and they will be able to choose between 2 different courses, average of 80 km or full of 124 km.
The touring participation will have the the start in the French styles, a solo free start, from 07:30 to 08:30 / 09:00. With 3 courses, short of 66 km, average of 80 km and long of 124 km.
In addition Saturday, April 13th, 2013, as "appetizing", at 10:30 Monte S. Cristina Timed Uphill Cycle Race.
Full programme of the 2013 Gran Fondo della Pace attached. For more information and reservations, visit granfondodellapace.it.